Pereskia aculeata


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Noun1.Pereskia aculeata - West Indian woody climber with spiny stems and numerous fragrant white flowers in panicles followed by small yellow to orange fruitsPereskia aculeata - West Indian woody climber with spiny stems and numerous fragrant white flowers in panicles followed by small yellow to orange fruits
blade apple, Barbados gooseberry - small yellow to orange fruit of the Barbados gooseberry cactus used in desserts and preserves and jellies
genus Peireskia, genus Pereskia, Peireskia, Pereskia - genus of tropical American shrubby trees and woody climbers having slender branches with broad flat leaves and large panicles of flowers
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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2008), pois ja foi identificado na Pereskia aculeata um conteudo proteico na materia seca de 17,40% (ALMEIDA FILHO & CAMBRAIA, 1974) e 28,59% (TAKEITI et al.
Em alguns trabalhos, foi verificado que a temperatura otima para germinacao de sementes de cactos e normalmente em torno de 25[degrees]C (NOBEL, 1988; ROJAS-ARECHIGA & VAZQUEZ-YANES, 2000), variando de 15[degrees]C para o cacto colunar Oreocereus trolii (DE LA BARRERA & NOBEL, 2003), a 33[degrees]C para Pereskia aculeata (DAU & LABOURIAU, 1974), um cacto com folhas e porte primitivo.
Dau and Labouriau (1974) reported an optimum temperature of 33[degrees]C for the germination of Pereskia aculeata, a cactaceae of fairly common occurrence in the Restinga vegetation, but its germinability drops to zero at 39[degrees]C, whereas H.
Atividade similar tambem foi observada por Rosa & Souza (2003) no hipanto de frutos em crescimento de Pereskia aculeata Miller (Cactaceae), no qual tambem observaram a formacao de um felogenio subepidermico.